Feb 23, 2013 11:30pm PST
, giving you a live look at new york city which is under a winter weather advisory. in fact, the advisory remains in effect across much of the northeast until tomorrow morning. this live picture, the streets of new york a little slick. new york could experience freezing rain as this storm moves across the region with boston and portland likely to see heavy snowfall any where from five to 9-inches and this snowstorm snarled travel in the midwest. but one airline captain he went above and beyond to try to make his passengers comfortable. >> reporter: united express captain billy hawk he played the piano for those stranded travelers at lambert st. louis airport. the snow was good news for farmers in kansas where the snow dumped 14-inches in great bend. >>> it would have been great to have another foot. we need all the moisture we can get. this kind of moisture is wonderful for the wheat. >>> crews worked quickly in boston trying to fill all those potholes before the next round of freezing temperatures and snow. >>> not for the faint of heart. the way one man plans to celebrate his birthday.
Jan 31, 2013 11:30pm PST
these pictures in pleasanton. it was one of the city east hardest hit. thefts there are up 23%. >>> new information on the deadly explosion of mexico's main oil company. dozens of ambulances rushed to the offices of pemex. just within the past hour, authorities said the death toll has increased to 25 with more than 100 others injured. another 30 people with apparently trapped in the debris. the explosion happened in the basement of a parking garage one official with an ambulance company said the blast was caused by a gas leak. pemex is a state owned company with more than $100 billion in annual sales. >>> now to our super bowl coverage, much of the 49er organization spent today apologizing for those home phobic remarks made by a defensive back. mark ibanez is live and tell us the remarks may have become a major distraction for the team, mark -- >> reporter: no question about it. i just landed here a couple of hours ago, you kind of hit the ground running ready to have fun and games covering the super bowl. bourbon street, the super bowl, but no. this is a story that has legs. everywhere
Feb 25, 2013 4:00am PST
the motor city. although it's reported several people are declining the job before its even available. detroit is struggling under $327 million dollars of debt, a declining popultion declines, and retirement fund that's short $14 billion so far, the mayor has proposed reforms for the city. and, the governor has said no to a bailout. lawmakers are making strides on a bill for immigration reform. the team of eight bipartisan lawmakers crafting the bill will gather this week. its follows a series of meetings between business and labor leaders.those groups have now outlined principles for how businesses will adapt to immigration changes. members agree that the country needs a new worker visa program.and also stressed the need to create a federal bureau to monitor labor needs within the u.s.while the meetings resulted in some solutions, lawmakers say more progress is needed. the u-s government is in the race for justice against lance armstrong. the department of justice joined a civil lawsuit to reclaim the $30 million it paid to sponsor armstrong's racing teams. the government could
Feb 11, 2013 11:30pm PST
been using city computers to view porn and visit gambling websites. it would still be going on if not for a whistleblower. >> reporter: while they were supposed to be focused on the water business, some workers at the san francisco public utilities commission are suspected of surfing the web for porn and gambling, even sharing images with each other. >> i can say obviously this involves more than one. so there were a number of employees alleged to have been involved in this. >> reporter: today mayor ed lee says it's an investigation he's following closely. >> you give somebody a computer and allow them the freedom and access to the internet. they've got to handle that responsibly just as i do with the phones and everything else. you can't abuse it. >> reporter: the sfpuc says it started its investigation months ago after getting a tip from a whistleblower. while investigators don't suspect anything criminal, san francisco's employee handbook specifically prohibits using city computers for gambling as well as viewing and distributing materials that are sexually explicit. s